MAX1587AEVCMAXQU:MAX1587A Evaluation Kit/Evaluation System

The MAX1587A evaluation system (EV system) consists of a MAX1587A evaluation kit (EV kit) and a companion Maxim CMAXQUSB board. The MAX1587A evaluation kit (EV kit) is a fully assembled and tested surface-mount printed circuit board (PCB) that evaluates the MAX1587A power-management IC (PMIC). The IC is optimized for microprocessor-based applications. The MAX1587A integrates three high-performance synchronous step-down DC-DC power supplies, two low-dropout (LDO) regulators, a battery backup supply, and various power-management functions. The Maxim SMBus™ interface board (CMAXQUSB) allows a PC to use its USB port to emulate an SMBus/I²C-compatible 2-wire interface. Windows® 98SE/2000/XP-compatible software provides a professional interface to exercise the features of the MAX1587A. The program is menu driven and offers a graphical user interface (GUI) with control buttons and a status display. The MAX1587A EV system (MAX1587AEVCMAXQU) includes both the EV kit and the CMAXQUSB interface board. Order the MAX1587A EV kit if you already have an SMBus interface.

Key Features
  • 2.6V to 5.5V Single-Supply Operation
  • Six-Output Power Supply
    • 3.3V at 1.3A (VCC_I/O)
    • 2.5V at 900mA (VCC_MEM)
    • 0.7V to 1.475V at 500mA (VCC_CORE), Software Adjustable
    • 1.3V at 35mA (VCC_PLL)
    • 1.1V at 40mA (VCC_SRAM)
    • Backup Battery Supply (30mA)
  • 1MHz Switching Frequency
  • On-Board Manual Reset Switch
  • Optional On-Board Power-Sequencing Circuitry
  • Power-OK Output
  • Low-Profile Components
  • SMBus/I²C-Compatible 2-Wire Serial Interface
  • Easy-to-Use Menu-Driven Software
  • Software-Controlled Core Voltage Adjustment
  • Fully Assembled and Tested
  • Includes Windows 98SE/2000/XP-Compatible Software
  • EV System Includes USB Connectivity
  • Internet Appliances and Web-Books
  • PDA, Palmtop, and Wireless Handhelds
  • Third-Generation Smart Cell Phones
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